TRAN Cao Vinh, PhD

Associate Professor,
Vice President,

Faculty of Physics and Engineering Physics
University of Science, VNUHCM
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (+84) 287 3089 899

Scientific Education

1994: University of Ho Chi Minh City, Bachelor of Physics, in Solid State Physics
1998: University of Science, VNUHCM, Master of Science in Electronic Physics
2009: University of Science, VNUHCM, Doctor of Philosophy in Optics

Academic & Research Experience

  1. Thin film materials for electronic and optoelectronic devices
  2. Transparent conducting oxides thin-films

Publication List (selected from 2013-now)

  1. Duy Phong Pham, Huu Truong Nguyen, Bach Thang Phan, Thi My Dung Cao, Van Dung Hoang, Vinh Ai Dao, Junsin Yi and Cao Vinh Tran, In and Ga co-doped ZnO film as a front electrode for thin film Silicon solar Cells, Advances in Condensed Matter Physics, Volume 2014, Article ID 971528, 7 pages (2014).
  2. Duy Phong Pham, Bach Thang Phan, Van Dung Hoang, Huu Truong Nguyen, Thi Kieu Hanh Ta, Shinya Meanosono, Cao Vinh Tran, Control of preferred (222) crystalline orientation of sputtered indium tin oxide thin films, Thin Solid Films, Vol. 570, 16-19 (2014)
  3. Duy Phong Pham, Huu Truong Nguyen, Bach Thang Phan, Van Dung Hoang, Shinya Maenosono, Cao Vinh Tran, Influence of addition of indium and of post-annealing on structural, electrical and optical properties of gallium-doped zinc oxide thin films deposited by direct-current magnetron sputtering, Thin Solid Films, Vol. 583, 201-204 (2015)
  4. Kim Ngoc Pham, Kieu Hanh Thi Ta, Lien Thuong Thi Nguyen, Vinh Cao Tran, Bach Thang Phan, Surface Mapping of Resistive Switching CrOx Thin Films, Advances in Materials Physics and Chemistry, Vol. 6, No. 3, 21-27, (2016)
  5. Kim Ngoc Pham, Van Dung Hoang, Cao Vinh Tran, and Bach Thang Phan, TiO2 thin film based transparent flexible resistive switching random access memory, Nat. Sci.: Nanosci. Nanotechnol., Vol. 7 No. 1, 015017, (2016).
  6. Nhat Hong Tran Nguyen, Truong Huu Nguyen, Yi-ren Liu, Masoud Aminzare, Anh Tuan Thanh Pham, Sunglae Cho, Deniz P. Wong, Kuei-Hsien Chen, Tosawat Seetawan, Ngoc Kim Pham, Hanh Kieu Thi Ta, Vinh Cao Tran, and Thang Bach Phan, Thermoelectric Properties of Indium and Gallium Dually Doped ZnO Thin Films, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 8 (49), 33916–33923, (2016).
  7. Nguyen Huu Ke, Le Thi Tuyet Trinh, Pham Kim Phung, Phan Thi Kieu Loan, Dao Anh Tuan, Nguyen Huu Truong, Cao Vinh Tran and Le Vu Tuan Hung, Changing the thickness of two layers: i-ZnO nanorods, p-Cu2O and its influence on the carrier transport mechanism of the p-Cu2O/i-ZnO nanorods/n-IGZO heterojunction, SpringerPlus, (2016).
  8. Ke Nguyen Huu; Trinh, Le Thi Tuyet; Mung Nguyen Thi; Loan Phan Thi Kieu; Tuan Dao Anh; Truong Nguyen Huu; Tran Cao Vinh; Hung Le Vu Tuan, Control of ZnO Nanorod Defects to Enhance Carrier Transportation in p-Cu2O/i-ZnO Nanorods/n-IGZO Heterojunction, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Volume 17, Number 1, January 2017, pp. 634-639 (6).
  9. Nguyen Huu Ke, Phan Thi Kieu Loan, Dao Anh Tuan, Huynh Thanh Dat, Cao Vinh Tran, Le Vu Tuan Hung The characteristics of IGZO/ZnO/Cu2O:Na thin film solar cells fabricated by DC magnetron sputtering method, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology A: Chemistry 349 (2017) 100–107.
  10. Ngoc Kim Pham, Nam Hoang Vu, Viet Van Pham, Hanh Kieu Thi Ta, Thi Minh Cao, Nam Thoai, Vinh Cao Tran, Comprehensive resistive switching behavior of hybrid polyvinyl alcohol and TiO2 nanotube nanocomposites identified by combining experimental and density functional theory studies Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 8 (2018), 1971-1979.
  11. Anh Tuan Thanh Pham, Hanh Kieu Thi Ta, Yi-ren Liu, Masoud Aminzare, Deniz P. Wong, Truong Huu Nguyen, Ngoc Kim Pham, Thu Bao Nguyen Le, Tosawat Seetawan, Heongkyu Ju, Sunglae Cho, Kuei-Hsien Chen, Vinh Cao Tran, Thang Bach Phan, Effect of annealing temperature on thermoelectric properties of Ga and In dually doped – ZnO thin films, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 747 (2018), 156-165.
  12. Truong Huu Nguyen, Tinh Van Nguyen, Anh Tuan Thanh Pham, Dung Van Hoang, Hung Minh Vu, Hoi Cong Nguyen, Thang Bach Phan, Vinh Cao Tran, Influence of indium and hydrogen co-doping on optical and electrical properties of zinc oxide thin flms deposited by DC magnetron sputtering, Science & Technology Development Journal, Vol. 22, No.2 (2019), 253- 257.
  13. Anh Tuan Thanh Pham, Cuong Nhat Le, Dung Van Hoang, Truong Huu Nguyen, Phuong Thanh Ngoc Vo, Thang Bach Phan, Vinh Cao Tran, Design of magnetron co-sputtering configuration for preparing magnesium tin silicide-based thermoelectric alloy thin films, Science and Technology Development Journal, Vol. 22, No.4 (2019), 385-390.
  14. Anh Tuan Thanh Pham, Tuyen Luu Anh, Ngoc Kim Pham, Hanh Kieu Thi Ta, Truong Huu Nguyen, Dung Van Hoang, Hoa Thi Lai, Vinh Cao Tran, Jong-Ho Park, Jae-Ki Lee, Sungkyun Park, Ohtaki Michitaka, Su-Dong Park, Hung Nguyen Quang, Thang Bach Phan, Multi-scale defects in ZnO thermoelectric ceramic materials co-doped with In and Ga, Ceramics International, Vol. 46, Issue 8, Part A, 1 June 2020, 10748-10758